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Our music library is one of the best in North America, boasting a collection of over 250,000 volumes and 160,000 recordings. We also provide access to an ever-expanding number of electronic journals and resources.
We are located in one of the world's most vibrant, multicultural, and arts-oriented cities, and situated next door to the Royal Ontario Museum and the Royal Conservatory of Music.

Based on publications and citations, the University of Toronto leads Canadian research universities in Fine Arts/Music. Our faculty members regularly win prestigious performing arts awards and top-ranked competitive research grants.
The Faculty of Music houses a superb recital hall and opera theatre, in addition to state-of-the art music labs, studios, and abundant rehearsal and practice facilities.

Small class sizes, hour-long lessons, and co-curricular opportunities guarantee a quality experience for our students. Our open, tolerant, and supportive environment nurtures creativity and encourages students to achieve their best.


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haydn, joseph, 1732-1809
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massenet, jules, 1842-1912
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offenbach, jacques, 1819-1880
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saint-saëns, camille, 1835-1921
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sibelius, jean, 1865-1957
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gounod, charles, 1818-1893
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Topic: Saxophone -- Methods
Music - University of Toronto
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Topic: Tonic sol-fa
Music - University of Toronto
by Prout, Ebenezer, 1835-1909; Prout, Louis Beethoven
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Topic: Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750
Music - University of Toronto
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Bibliography: p. [v]-vi
Topic: Music -- Dictionaries
Music - University of Toronto
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Copy 2 : Gift of F. Gordon Stanley
Topic: Tonic sol-fa
Music - University of Toronto
by Foucher, Georges
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Topics: Violin -- Construction, Varnish and varnishing
Music - University of Toronto
by Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949; Sophocles; Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929
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Music Library copy 1: gift of the Estate of Robert A. Fenn
Topic: Operas
Olnick Rare Book Room
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Music - University of Toronto
by Thornsby, Frederick W
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"Organ bibliography": p. 357-358
Topics: Organ, Organists -- Great Britain
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Topic: Music -- Bio-bibliography
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Topic: Musicians -- United States Directories
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Topic: Violin makers
Bibliography: p. [ix]-xi
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Topics: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791, Sonata form
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Topics: Phonetics, Singing and voice culture, Language, Modern -- Pronunciation
Music - University of Toronto
by Thornsby, Frederick W., ed
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"Bibliography of The organ", by J.H. Burn: p. 99-134
Topics: Organ (Musical instrument), Organists
Music - University of Toronto
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Pt. 1. Preludes & fugues nos. 1 to 24. -- Pt. 2. Preludes & fugues nos. 25 to 48
Topic: Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750
Music - University of Toronto
by Hart, George, 1839-1891
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Topics: Violin makers, Violin
Music - University of Toronto
by Goodrich, A. J. (Alfred John), 1847-1920
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Topics: Music -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.), Musical analysis
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Topics: Feudalism -- Greece Peloponnesus History Sources, Franks -- Greece Peloponnesus History Sources,...
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Topics: Music -- Dictionaries, Music -- Bio-bibliography
Music - University of Toronto
by Key, Pierre V. R. (Pierre Van Rensselaer), 1872-1945; Zirato, Bruno
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Topic: Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921
Music - University of Toronto
by Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909
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Topic: Music -- Dictionaries
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Topics: Music, genealogy
Later ed. has title: Music lovers' encyclopedia
Topics: Music -- Dictionaries, Music -- Bio-bibliography
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Topics: Keyboard harmony, Harmony, Continuo
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Organists, English
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Topics: Music -- Dictionaries, Music -- Bio-bibliography
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Topics: Violin, Violin makers
Music - University of Toronto
by Hutcheson, Ernest, 1871-1951
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Topic: Piano -- Methods
University of Ottawa
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Topics: Songs, Provençal, Ballads, Provençal, Folk songs, Provençal, Lullabies
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Topics: Music -- Dictionaries, Dictionaries, Polyglot
Music - University of Toronto
by Wilkinson, Charles W; Hipsher, Edward Ellsworth, 1871-1948
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George A. Smale
Topic: Piano -- Instruction and study
Music - University of Toronto
by Forkel, Johann Nikolaus, 1749-1818; Terry, Charles Sanford, 1864-1936
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Topics: Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750, Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750
Music - University of Toronto
by Cole, Samuel W. (Samuel Winkley), 1848-1926; Lewis, Leo Rich, 1865-1945
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Music Library copy 2: Gift of Nicholas Barakett
Topics: Sight-singing, Vocalises
Music - University of Toronto
by Clifford, John H
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A pronouncing dictionary of musical terms--Bibliographical dictionary of musicians
Topics: Music -- Terminology, Music -- Bibliography
Music - University of Toronto
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Arthur Plettner and Isa McIlwraith
Topics: Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750, Music -- Germany 18th century History and criticism
Music - University of Toronto
by Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949; Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929; Molière, 1622-1673; Kalisch, Alfred, 1863-1933
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Music Library c.1: gift of the Estate of Robert A. Fenn
Topics: Operas, Ariadne (Greek mythology)
Music - University of Toronto
by Sourek, Otakar, 1883-1956
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Translation of Dvorákovy skladby komorní
Topic: Dvorák, Antonín, 1841-1904
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Topics: Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827, Musical form
Libretto by the composer
Topic: Operas
Music - University of Toronto
by Chaikovskii, Modest Ilich, 1850-1916; Newmarch, Rosa Harriet Jeaffreson, 1857-1940
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"Chronological list of Tchaikovsky's compositions from 1866-1893": p. 726-749
Topic: Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893
Music - University of Toronto
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Topic: Music -- Bio-bibliography
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Topic: Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847
Music - University of Toronto
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Each volume also has special title-page
Topics: Music, Musicians
Music - University of Toronto
by Schroeder, Carl, 1848-1935; Matthews, John, 1856-
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Topics: Violin, Violin music
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Topics: Musical instruments -- Bibliography, Archaeology -- Bibliography
University of Ottawa
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Bibliographical footnotes
Topic: Folk songs, French
Music - University of Toronto
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Topic: Piano -- Methods
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Topics: Sea songs, Sea songs, Folklore of the sea
Music - University of Toronto
by Michigan. University. Stearns Collection of Musical Instruments; Stearns, Frederick, 1831-1907; Stanley, Albert Augustus, 1851-1932
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Bibliography: p. [223]-234
Topics: Musical instruments, Musical instruments -- Bibliography
University of Ottawa
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Topics: Songs, Provençal, Ballads, Provençal, Folk songs, Provençal, Lullabies
Music - University of Toronto
by Haweis, H. R. (Hugh Reginald), 1839-1901
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Violin, Violin makers
Music - University of Toronto
by Lovelock, William
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Gwen Duchemin
Topics: Harmony, Music theory, Music
Music - University of Toronto
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"A list of the principal collections of psalmody issued in Scotland from the year 1700 to the present time": p. [313]-337
Topics: Church music -- Scotland, Composers
Music - University of Toronto
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Topic: Correggio, 1489?-1534
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Topic: Choirboys -- Training of
Music - University of Toronto
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Arthur Plettner and Isa McIlwraith
Topics: Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750, Music -- Germany 18th century History and criticism
University of Ottawa
by Durand, Émile, 1830-1903
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Topic: Harmony
Music - University of Toronto
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Topic: Composition (Music)
Canadian Sheet Music
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Canadian Sheet Music from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Music Library.
Music - University of Toronto
by Rolland, Romain, 1866-1944
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Topic: Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827
Music - University of Toronto
by Schindler, Anton, 1795-1864; Moscheles, Ignaz, 1794-1870; Döring, Heinrich
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827
Music - University of Toronto
by Huneker, James, 1857-1921
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Topic: Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886
Music - University of Toronto
by Newman, Ernest, 1868-1959
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Topic: Wolf, Hugo, 1860-1903
Music - University of Toronto
by Terry, Charles Sanford, 1864-1936
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pt. 1. The hymns and hymn melodies of the "passions" and oratorios
Topic: Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750
University of Ottawa
by Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899; Ferrier, Paul, 1843-1920 La chauve-souris
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Topic: Operas
Vol. [5-15] has title in German: Universal-Handbuch der Musikliteratur
Topic: Music
Music - University of Toronto
by Hull, A. Eaglefield (Arthur Eaglefield), 1876-1928
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"List of musical compositions": p. 183-195. "Literary works": p. [199]
Topic: Scott, Cyril, 1879-1970
Doreen Hall
Topic: Tonic sol-fa
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Greece -- History
Music - University of Toronto
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Arthur Plettner and Isa McIlwraith
Topics: Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750, Music -- Germany 18th century History and criticism
Music - University of Toronto
by Welch, Christopher, 1832-1915; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Milton, John, 1608-1674
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Milton, John, 1608-1674, Recorder (Musical instrument), Flute,...
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Topic: Fugue
Vol. [5-15] has title in German: Universal-Handbuch der Musikliteratur
Topic: Music
Vol. [5-15] has title in German: Universal-Handbuch der Musikliteratur
Topic: Music